The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 554 457 394
Rank change year-on-year
-97 -63
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 428 603 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.57% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 1.41% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 381 510 608
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43024 42844 42841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.48% 40.20% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34485 34681 33423
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -64 399 £47,500 +5.55% 61
London -60 137 £57,500 -4.16% 13
South East +30 80 £40,000 -5.88% 8
North West +18 51 £47,500 +18.75% 17
East of England -12 45 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Manchester +17 44 £47,500 +18.75% 13
South West -5 41 £45,000 +20.80% 8
Hampshire +27 33 £35,000 -11.39% 5
Hertfordshire +18 33 £47,500 -32.14% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 25 £45,000 +18.42% 1
City of London +28 22 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Bristol +14 22 £43,750 +9.37% 4
West Midlands -12 21 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Yorkshire -9 20 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Yorkshire -9 18 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Southampton - 17 £30,000 - 2
Staffordshire +4 16 £42,500 -5.55% 4
East Midlands -5 16 £40,000 - 1
Leeds -14 16 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Winchester +3 15 £35,000 +7.69% 2
St Albans - 15 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire +13 14 £41,250 -16.24% 1
Scotland -7 14 £51,250 +28.12% 1
Nottingham +6 13 £40,000 -18.78% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +10 11 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Berkshire +4 10 £35,000 -24.73% 1
Cheadle - 10 £47,500 - 1
Edinburgh +5 9 £62,500 +56.25%
Reading +15 8 £35,000 -24.73%
Kent +11 8 £43,750 +9.37%

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 538 (55.41%) C#
2 527 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
3 497 (51.18%) .NET
4 472 (48.61%) SQL
5 397 (40.89%) SQL Server
6 392 (40.37%) JavaScript
7 366 (37.69%) HTML
8 334 (34.40%) Windows
9 312 (32.13%) CSS
10 301 (31.00%) ASP.NET
11 270 (27.81%) Java
12 259 (26.67%) MVC
13 257 (26.47%) OO
14 252 (25.95%) TDD
15 231 (23.79%) .NET Framework
15 231 (23.79%) XML
16 221 (22.76%) Degree
17 209 (21.52%) Web Services
18 197 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
19 193 (19.88%) Microsoft
20 186 (19.16%) Unit Testing
21 180 (18.54%) jQuery
22 178 (18.33%) Finance
23 174 (17.92%) SOA
23 174 (17.92%) Software Engineering
24 169 (17.40%) SDLC
25 168 (17.30%) Computer Science
26 155 (15.96%) Scrum
27 152 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server
28 151 (15.55%) Client/Server

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (7.83%) IIS
2 69 (7.11%) SharePoint
3 57 (5.87%) CMS
4 52 (5.36%) Node.js
5 38 (3.91%) JBoss
6 37 (3.81%) WebSphere
7 30 (3.09%) WebLogic
8 22 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
8 22 (2.27%) OpenEdge
9 16 (1.65%) Apache
9 16 (1.65%) Orchard CMS
10 14 (1.44%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.82%) WildFly
13 6 (0.62%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.51%) Documentum
14 5 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.41%) Apache Spark
16 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
17 1 (0.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 94 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.24%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (0.51%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.51%) SDL Web 8
4 3 (0.31%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (4.94%) SaaS
3 40 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.62%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.62%) GitHub
6 5 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.51%) Route 53
6 5 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.21%) IaaS
7 2 (0.21%) Office 365
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.10%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (8.55%) Internet
2 64 (6.59%) HTTP
3 27 (2.78%) Firewall
4 15 (1.54%) SMTP
5 10 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.82%) SAN
7 6 (0.62%) VPN
8 5 (0.51%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (0.51%) iSCSI
8 5 (0.51%) LAN
8 5 (0.51%) Network Security
8 5 (0.51%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.51%) VLAN
8 5 (0.51%) VoIP
8 5 (0.51%) WAN
8 5 (0.51%) Wireless
9 4 (0.41%) LDAP
10 2 (0.21%) Broadband
10 2 (0.21%) SNMP
11 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (40.89%) SQL Server
2 109 (11.23%) NoSQL
3 107 (11.02%) Relational Database
4 73 (7.52%) MongoDB
5 69 (7.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 68 (7.00%) RDBMS
7 57 (5.87%) Hazelcast
8 56 (5.77%) Neo4j
8 56 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 49 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 34 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 28 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (2.27%) Big Data
13 22 (2.27%) Oracle Database
14 18 (1.85%) DB2
15 17 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
15 17 (1.75%) MS Access
16 14 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
16 14 (1.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 152 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 134 (13.80%) Visual Studio
3 122 (12.56%) Git (software)
4 104 (10.71%) Maven
5 101 (10.40%) NUnit
6 96 (9.89%) Selenium
7 88 (9.06%) JUnit
8 73 (7.52%) SoapUI
9 68 (7.00%) WebDriver
10 52 (5.36%) MSTest
11 50 (5.15%) HP UFT
12 49 (5.05%) JMeter
13 46 (4.74%) Subversion
14 39 (4.02%) SpecFlow
15 35 (3.60%) JIRA
16 32 (3.30%) Jasmine
17 28 (2.88%) Ant
17 28 (2.88%) TeamCity
17 28 (2.88%) TestNG
18 26 (2.68%) Moq
General
1 178 (18.33%) Finance
2 82 (8.44%) Games
3 54 (5.56%) Banking
4 43 (4.43%) Marketing
5 24 (2.47%) Back Office
6 20 (2.06%) Law
7 19 (1.96%) Legal
8 15 (1.54%) Retail
9 14 (1.44%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.44%) Publishing
10 13 (1.34%) Advertising
10 13 (1.34%) Telecoms
11 9 (0.93%) Front Office
12 8 (0.82%) Electronics
13 7 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.51%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.41%) Automotive
16 3 (0.31%) Dutch Language
17 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 555 (57.16%) Developer
2 213 (21.94%) C# Developer
3 192 (19.77%) .NET Developer
4 159 (16.37%) Senior Developer
5 141 (14.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 132 (13.59%) Architect
7 107 (11.02%) Java Developer
8 87 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
9 80 (8.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 77 (7.93%) Senior C# Developer
11 69 (7.11%) Senior .NET Developer
12 68 (7.00%) Software Developer
12 68 (7.00%) Team Leader
13 64 (6.59%) Software Engineer
14 54 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
15 52 (5.36%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 52 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
16 49 (5.05%) Analyst
17 47 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 47 (4.84%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 497 (51.18%) .NET
2 366 (37.69%) HTML
3 312 (32.13%) CSS
4 301 (31.00%) ASP.NET
5 231 (23.79%) .NET Framework
5 231 (23.79%) XML
6 209 (21.52%) Web Services
7 180 (18.54%) jQuery
8 149 (15.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 147 (15.14%) AngularJS
10 142 (14.62%) HTML5
11 135 (13.90%) WCF
12 133 (13.70%) Entity Framework
13 121 (12.46%) Spring
14 106 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web API
15 95 (9.78%) WPF
16 93 (9.58%) JSON
17 89 (9.17%) REST
18 88 (9.06%) J2EE
18 88 (9.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 168 (17.30%) Computer Science
2 151 (15.55%) Client/Server
3 108 (11.12%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (4.53%) Inversion of Control
6 35 (3.60%) Mathematics
7 28 (2.88%) Online Games
8 27 (2.78%) Mobile App
9 24 (2.47%) User Experience
10 20 (2.06%) Hedge funds
11 18 (1.85%) Equities
12 14 (1.44%) iPad
12 14 (1.44%) W3C
13 13 (1.34%) Data Integration
13 13 (1.34%) Management Information System
14 12 (1.24%) SWIFT
15 11 (1.13%) Data Centre
16 9 (0.93%) Taxonomies
17 7 (0.72%) Algorithms
17 7 (0.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 334 (34.40%) Windows
2 139 (14.32%) Linux
3 82 (8.44%) Unix
4 68 (7.00%) Apple iOS
5 66 (6.80%) Android
6 57 (5.87%) Windows Server
7 24 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (2.27%) Windows 7
9 16 (1.65%) Mac OS X
9 16 (1.65%) MVS
9 16 (1.65%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.72%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.51%) CentOS
12 5 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.41%) pSOS
13 4 (0.41%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.31%) AIX
14 3 (0.31%) Debian
14 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (26.67%) MVC
3 257 (26.47%) OO
4 252 (25.95%) TDD
5 197 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
6 186 (19.16%) Unit Testing
7 174 (17.92%) SOA
7 174 (17.92%) Software Engineering
8 169 (17.40%) SDLC
9 155 (15.96%) Scrum
10 118 (12.15%) Mentoring
11 104 (10.71%) BDD
12 84 (8.65%) Test Automation
13 81 (8.34%) Multithreading
14 75 (7.72%) Web Development
15 72 (7.42%) OOD
16 69 (7.11%) OOP
16 69 (7.11%) SOLID
17 65 (6.69%) Test Scripting
18 57 (5.87%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 538 (55.41%) C#
2 472 (48.61%) SQL
3 392 (40.37%) JavaScript
4 270 (27.81%) Java
5 126 (12.98%) T-SQL
6 84 (8.65%) C++
7 69 (7.11%) VB.NET
8 43 (4.43%) VB
9 31 (3.19%) TypeScript
10 26 (2.68%) Lua
11 25 (2.57%) Shell Script
12 24 (2.47%) Python
12 24 (2.47%) XPath
13 22 (2.27%) OpenEdge ABL
13 22 (2.27%) Progress 4GL
14 19 (1.96%) C
15 18 (1.85%) VB6
16 17 (1.75%) Objective-C
17 14 (1.44%) VBScript
18 12 (1.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 221 (22.76%) Degree
2 34 (3.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 33 (3.40%) ISEB
4 14 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 12 (1.24%) Brainbench
5 12 (1.24%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.24%) Sun Certification
6 9 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.72%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.41%) MCP
10 2 (0.21%) RHCE
10 2 (0.21%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.10%) CCNA
11 1 (0.10%) CCNP
11 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.10%) IISP
11 1 (0.10%) MCPD
11 1 (0.10%) MCSD
11 1 (0.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (7.62%) QA
2 20 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.24%) ISO15022
3 12 (1.24%) ISO20022
4 10 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.51%) SLA
6 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 24 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.10%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 18 (1.85%) Capistrano
2 14 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.93%) SCCM
4 8 (0.82%) MOM
5 3 (0.31%) CA Wily
5 3 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.31%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.21%) Ansible
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.10%) Grafana
7 1 (0.10%) Graphite
7 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.10%) logstash
7 1 (0.10%) Nagios
7 1 (0.10%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 193 (19.88%) Microsoft
2 108 (11.12%) Oracle
3 64 (6.59%) Sybase
4 37 (3.81%) Google
5 30 (3.09%) Sun
6 26 (2.68%) VMware
7 23 (2.37%) Facebook
8 22 (2.27%) BEA
8 22 (2.27%) Progress
9 16 (1.65%) HP
10 8 (0.82%) LANDesk
10 8 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (0.72%) Remedy
11 7 (0.72%) Telerik
12 6 (0.62%) Cisco
12 6 (0.62%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.51%) DevExpress
13 5 (0.51%) Pega
13 5 (0.51%) Twitter
13 5 (0.51%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Virtusa UK Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £60 - £62000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago